The Obama reelection campaign owes heartfelt thanks to Rahm Emanuel for starting Chicago’s beef with a fast food chicken chain. This is one of those dream hot button social issues for the media and unwitting politicians who flap their lips and come up with going nowhere bills that address a trumped-up controversy.
Washington wastes a lot more than money. The most dangerous and damaging government waste comes not from squandering tax dollars, but from partisan politics denying the country opportunities to make things better. Will the end of America be brought about by partisanship maintaining our downward spiral, until we reach the point of no return?
Now that our highest court has helped to affirm the Obama Plan and has admitted that America’s new health care system is a tax, many of us are feeling a lot like our forefathers did more than two centuries ago. We like to think we have come far since 1776, but in one big way very little has changed, even though government health care would have been as unheard of to the colonists as space flight.
Who could have predicted that the Supreme Court decision on SB 1070, the Arizona law that kicked off the furor over state immigration enforcement, would coincide so perfectly with the heat being turned up on Eric Holder over Fast and Furious?
Are Democrats waking up to what they have done? Are they on the run from the damage created by their belief that something good will come from their recession-enabled opportunism? The party speaks of teachers unable to earn a decent living, illegals discriminated against in their new country, unemployed Americans with futures stolen by the wealthy, and a war led by Republicans “endangering millions of women.”¹ Is the goal of this damaging political rhetoric to incite government chaos and social upheaval by insisting that America is nothing more than a vehicle to cheat its people?